Starts with the history of Britain and ...
... moves through the ages and on to World history
From the early times of the Celts, Romans, Anglo Saxons, Vikings and Normans, the Middle Ages, the Tudors and Stewarts and on to the industrial revolution, the Victorians and into the twentieth century.
It also covers World history, our affect on the World and other countries' affect on us , including the French Revolution, emigration to America and its settlement, as well as modern World history, including our medical history and how the UK was shaped.
- about ancient civilisations; the expansion and collapse of empires and the development of societies. to understand historical concepts, so you understand continuity and change, cause and consequence, similarity, difference and significance
- how to use these concepts to make connections, analyse trends and try to compare different periods and places in history
- how to question different views of history, how these views were arrived at, especially when evidence is used differently
- an understanding of the connections between local, regional, national and international history; between cultural, economic, military, political, religious and social history; and between short- and long-term timescales.